Nuzzlets is self funded; we rely on donations to continue our work.

A suggested minimum donation to cover the cost of consumables is:

Under 1’s free.


£3.50 per hour per child.

£5.00 per 1 hour 30 minutes per child.

 1 carer free with every child.

Family visits

£5 per hour per child.

Maximum length of visit 2 hours.


Travel expenses at 45 pence per mile.

Retirement homes and Nurseries

£60 per hour and travel expenses at 45 pence per mile.

Please note visits are only available during the week (Monday to Friday)

Examples of some of our expenses:

  • £7 buys 2 bales of straw or 1 bale of hay, this is going to be more expensive this year.
  • £11.40 buys a bag of feed.
  • The blacksmith is £10 per pony every 8 weeks.
  • Our vet bill is approx £3000 pa.
  • Our feed bill is approx £4000 pa.
  • Our insurance cover is approx £450 pa.


With this money we have been able to feed and care for the animals.

Thank you to our visitors who have donated so generously.